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Bhoomi: Sanjay Dutt Shines In A Half Baked Revenge Drama

 Director: Omung Kumar Actors: Sanjay Dutt, Aditi Rao Haydri Rating: *** (3/5) “Save the Water, Save the daughter”   When Bollywood decided that the bigger problem is not to save the water but the need of the hour is to protect our daughters, we get Bhoomi. The new outing by award-winning director ‘Omung Kumar’, known for directing biopics like Mary Kom and Sarbhjit, brings us a tale of the revenge drama, woven around a father-daughter

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La La Land: Movie Review

Film: La La Land. Cast: Ryan Gosling , Emma Stone & John Legend. Directed by: Damien Chazelle. Introduction:  Ladies & Gentleman, Damien is the one who made whiplash last year. Yes! The same film that was questioned by some, appreciated by the others. What makes this film stand out is the fact that it’s completely different from the director’s previous work. Unlike our folks who love the concept of ctrl c plus ctrl v. Plot:

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Udta Punjab – ALL HYPE AND NO SHOW

Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt, Daljit & Satish Kaushik. Produced by: Alt Ent & Phantom Directed by: Abhishek Chaubey. First take: Did the publicity help the film? Yes! It did. Morning shows for an anurag kashyap film was housefull. Journalists made a beeline outside, waiting for the feedback. Police was called in to manage any threat. The problem of course was the threat inside the cinema halls. The threat called ‘mediocrity’. Story:

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Reminiscing Ray – Finest Indian Filmmaker of All Time

Born on May 2 1921, to Sukumar Ray and Suprabha Ray, Satyajit Ray is regarded as one of the greatest Indian filmmakers of the 20th century; often referred to as the Bergman of Bengal. Birth and Early Life Ray was born to a distinguished family of artists, litterateurs, musicians, scientists and physicians. His grandfather Upendra Kishore was an innovator, a writer of children’s story books (popular to this day), an illustrator and a musician. His

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Kapoor & Sons – a cheesy family portrait

Kapoor & Sons – If this is what we call “-Dysfunctional Family” then would prefer this Venkataraman & Son (estd 2006)???? Imagine the sight of the nilgiris toy train zipping through its journey from the plainlands to the hills- the steamy start, the huff and puff as it starts leaving behind all signs of habitation and slowly chugs away into the wilderness, the glory of the nature, hooting intermittently as it meanders its way through

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The Untold Story: Dhoni’s Biopic and what his fans want in it.

What is common between George Best, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mahendra Singh Dhoni? Besides all of them being legends in their sport they have all played a crucial role in making the number 7 a mythological shirt number in the world of sports. Outside the world of sports, the number 7 has a rich historic significance with many meanings that contribute to making the number loaded with references in the world of sports. There have been

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Rajkahini: Freedom will Fight Independence

Movie Review: Rajkahini: Freedom will Fight Independence Director: Srijit Mukherji Cast: Rituparna Sengupta, Saswata Chatterjee, Rudranil Ghosh, Zoya Ahsan, Jishu Sengupta and Abir Chatterjee One of the most defining moments of the 20th century in India was the partition of the British India into the Dominion of Pakistan and the Union of India (later Republic of India) in 1947. The aftermath of partition witnessed the terrifying outbreak of sectarian violence between the Hindus and the

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A Bittersweet Life

Iam a huge fan of south Korean cinema and as per me they are making some of the best movies in world at present. A Bittersweet Life falls in that “some of the best” category itself and is one of my favourite movies of last decade. Released in 2005, A Bittersweet Life  is what South Korean cinema does better than anyone else, making stylish gangster films and add to this the revenge theme and you

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90’s best Hindi movie- Dil se

Mani Ratnam seems fascinated with Kashmir and the power struggle going on there. Kashmir issue is very complicated and I have no intention of dealing with it in this article. Instead we will talk about Dil Se, a movie much ahead of its time, written and directed by Mani Ratnam and starring Shahrukh Khan in one of his best performances till date. This was Mani Ratnam’s first Hindi film based on Kashmir issue but he

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Main Hun Hero Tera – Poetic Cover

This “Poetic Cover” of the song “Main Hun Hero Tera” is a new take on the popular Salman Khan Song.  I understand that the original version is compelling, but I have tried redefining its grandeur in my own way. Suggest you to read this piece while you hear the original song in the background.   Aankhon ke panno pe Maine likha tha sau dafaa Lafzon mein jo ishq tha Hua naa hothon se bayaan Khud

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